The (POGO) Blog
October 31, 2017
The target of one of the first indictments to come out of the investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 election reportedly visited the White House as recently as this summer.
Topics: Open Government
October 13, 2017
A list of the 13 scariest things POGO has shed light on and is working to change.
Topics: Government Accountability
September 13, 2017
The Project On Government Oversight sent a letter to the U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE) urging it to require agencies to issue more comprehensive ethics agreements. This follows a push for more proactive disclosure of ethics waivers.
August 8, 2017
By Neil Gordon
Helen Rene’e Ballard, a former GSA contracting official who played a key role in a POGO investigation more than a decade ago, was recently sentenced to prison for a nepotism scheme.
August 3, 2017
By Albert Chen
Senators’ letter raises questions about prominent investor and special adviser to President Trump Carl Icahn’s influence over the regulation of AIG.